Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
286 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
144 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
230 days
68 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
141 days
256 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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92 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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98 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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144 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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125 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
86 days
47 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
130 days
65 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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41 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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79 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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84 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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93 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
77 days
47 days
North Sydney
51 days
89 days
Sydney
91 days
68 days
Truro
126 days
41 days
Yarmouth
61 days
106 days
Halifax
110 days
78 days
New Glasgow
168 days
39 days
Truro
125 days
98 days
Truro
80 days
159 days
New Glasgow
141 days
128 days
Kentville
254 days
85 days
North Sydney
230 days
117 days
Halifax
223 days
144 days
Kentville
300 days
135 days
Antigonish
253 days
275 days
Kentville
407 days
175 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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86 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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87 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
32 days
21 days
Truro
39 days
19 days
North Sydney
30 days
53 days
Bridgewater
50 days
36 days
New Glasgow
62 days
25 days
Sydney
85 days
44 days
Kentville
98 days
32 days
Truro
57 days
86 days
Truro
52 days
96 days
New Glasgow
90 days
65 days
Halifax
90 days
69 days
Kentville
76 days
105 days
North Sydney
138 days
75 days
Halifax
203 days
84 days
Kentville
272 days
104 days
Antigonish
225 days
217 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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31 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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60 days

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